Learning from others

I have read a couple of articles about a former grocery store then restaurant, called Shopsin’s in New York. They appear as part of the zeitgeist (which I try to partake of sparingly) then fade back to live with the memes about minions and that name that was on everyone’s lips for two weeks. The…

No such thing as average.

In a somewhat surprising turn of events (for me, no-one else would care) I have found myself on more trains in the last six weeks than I have taken in the previous 3 years.  It is one of the UK’s main train lines that I have been travelling on but, fortunately for me, it has…

Down with the Resolution, Viva the Challenge!

There are various dates in January given as the day most people will abandon their New Year’s resolutions, today being one of them (although I am dubious as to the science behind those sorts of ‘facts’).  Frankly I am surprised most people make it to the 12th (the other date when most people give up)…